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Cricket - 30 Aug 2016 - Leagues & cups
Test matches remain the favourite format of the game for fans in the UK (and are still equally attractive as T20 to cricket fans aged 18 to 25) 
Cricket - 02 Jan 2014 - Television
Sports production house Sportzworkz has bagged itself another major international cricket tournament; with GEO Super choosing them to produce the Pakistan-Sri Lanka-Afghanistan cricket series to be played in the United Arab Emirates. The series will be played between December 08 2013 & January 20 2014. It features 2 T20s, 5 One Day Internationals and 3 Tests against Sri Lanka and the solitary T20 against Afghanistan.
Cricket - 20 Aug 2013 - Events
Johannesburg – The Proteas may be the world’s top Test team, but Haroon Lorgat, CEO of Cricket South Africa, has warned that the disappointment of missing out on the hosting rights for major ICC competitions over the next ten years could have a detrimental effect on the next generation of players and fans in the country.
Cricket - 08 Mar 2011 - Television
Television Production Company – “Sportzworkz” will be host broadcasting the “Jharkhand Premier League – 2011” Twenty-20 league to be played from March 13th to 19th at the new International Stadium in Ranchi.
Cricket - 01 Jul 2010
WSG wants no part of an internal battle within the BCCI, but will protect its rights against wrongful termination by all means.
Cricket - 18 Jun 2010 - Television
Asia Cup Cricket has bought with it some good news for the news channels and broadcasters in South Asia. Sportzworkz would be sending its crew for the news coverage of the series to Sri Lanka and its reporters would be following the series closely.
Cricket - 23 Apr 2010 - Legal
23 April 2010 Couchmans LLP, the leading specialist sports law firm, has acted for Singapore-based sports marketing agency Nimbus Sport International in its multi-million dollar acquisition of worldwide media and sponsorship rights for the next three Asia Cup cricket tournaments.
Cricket - 09 Feb 2010 - Agency
London / Mumbai – January 21st 2010: Getty Images announced today that it will be extending its partnership with Global Cricket Ventures (GCV) to become the official photographic partner of the Indian Premier League (IPL).
Cricket - 03 Nov 2009 - Legal
Couchmans LLP, the market-leading specialist sports law firm, has advised Indian media group Nimbus Communications ("Nimbus") on its acquisition from the Board of Control for Cricket in India ("BCCI") of the broadcast rights to all international and domestic cricket played in India between 2010 and 2014.
Cricket - 23 Oct 2009 - Events
The World Academy of Sport delivered another successful 5 Day International Event Administration programme in Manchester last week.
Cricket - 08 Oct 2009 - Sponsorship
London – Getty Images has been appointed by Global Cricket Ventures (GCV) as the official photographic partner to The Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20). The CLT20 brings together domestic leagues from seven nations as they clash for the top spot in Twenty20 cricket.
Cricket - 12 May 2009 - Television
The success of Sportzworkz News Feeds is going from strength to strength. The Indian Premier League (IPL) moved across the Indian Ocean to South Africa provided us with the opprtunity to spread our services to our exclusive clients. <BR>
Cricket - 29 Apr 2009 - Education
The World Academy of Sport (WAoS) today passed its congratulations to four of the six teams that it has been working with under the Pepsi International Cricket Council (ICC) Development Programme for successfully qualifying for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 to be staged in India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.
Cricket - 08 Apr 2009 - Television
8th April 2009: Taj TV Ltd., owners of Ten Sports – the Sub-continent’s # 1 sports channel - and the world’s largest producer of international cricket, have signed a multi-year, multi-platform syndication deal with Premier Media Group, owner and operators of FOX Sports and Australia’s leading pay TV sports broadcaster.
Cricket - 16 Jun 2008 - Legal
Couchman Harrington Associates ("CHA"), the leading sports business law firm, has acted for legendary entrepreneur and financier Sir Allen Stanford in his spectacular and groundbreaking "20/20 For 20" deal with the England & Wales and West Indies Cricket Boards.
Cricket - 12 Jun 2008 - Federations & NOCs
<SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"> <P style="MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px">The International Cricket Council wrapped up its High Performance Pathway Programme for senior administrators from the ICC’s top Associate Members. The participants have been in Manchester attending the five day programme facilitated by the World Academy of Sport at its Manchester Business School headquarters.<BR></P></SPAN>
Cricket - 05 Feb 2008
Slazenger and England One Day International Captain Paul Collingwood have agreed to extend their successful partnership for a further three years.
Cricket - 03 Jan 2008
ESPN STAR Sports, Asia’s number one sports broadcaster, announced the acquisition of the mobile rights of the ongoing India’s tour of Australia featuring 4 Test matches, 15 ODIs &amp; a Twenty20 International from Cricket Australia.
Cricket - 18 Dec 2007
Cricket Australia and Premium TV/Inform Group have re-launched Cricket Australia’s official broadband TV channel CATV (<A href="http://www.cricketaustralia.tv/">http://www.cricketaustralia.tv/</A>) for the 2007-08 summer of cricket.
Cricket - 11 Dec 2007
The International Cricket Council has welcomed the decision by the International Olympic Committee’s Executive Board to return cricket into the Olympic Movement after a gap of more than 100 years.
Cricket - 07 Sep 2007
ESPN STAR Sports, Asia’s No. 1 sports broadcaster, has announced its broadcast rights partnerships for United Kingdom &amp; Ireland for the first edition of the ICC World Twenty20.
Cricket - 07 Sep 2007
Asia’s No. 1 Sports Broadcaster scores yet another winner with Cricket Australia rights and lines up more than 550 days of international cricket till 2012.
Cricket - 27 Jul 2007
July 26 2007: The International Cricket Council (ICC) and Cricket South Africa (CSA) officially launched the inaugural ICC World Twenty20 South Africa 2007, at the Northgate Dome in Johannesburg today.
Cricket - 07 Jun 2007
Cricket South Africa’s nomination to replace Percy Sonn is approved by ICC Board
Cricket - 01 Jun 2007
Two-day meeting concludes; recommendations made on issues including ball-tampering, ODI regulations, glue on pitches, volume of cricket, international umpiring and role of television umpire
Cricket - 29 May 2007
Leading figures throughout the world of cricket today joined together in paying tribute to ICC President Percy Sonn, who has died at the age of 57.
Cricket - 18 May 2007
Slazenger have signed two of cricket’s brightest prospects, Sussex wicket-keeper Matthew Prior and Yorkshire bowler Adil Rashid, on long term agreements to provide them with Slazenger cricket equipment.
Cricket - 19 Mar 2007
ICC President Percy Sonn today led the tributes from the organization to Pakistan coach Bob Woolmer, who passed away in Kingston, Jamaica on Sunday, aged 58.
Cricket - 15 Mar 2007
Catch up on All the Media Rights Details of the Cricket World Cup and Future Tournaments with Sportcal.com’s New Publication
Cricket - 12 Mar 2007
ICC President says West Indies helped popularise cricket; region reflects the game’s diversity; sport will use its biggest global platform to continue commitment to spread awareness of HIV and AIDS<BR>
Cricket - 09 Mar 2007
The incident that took place yesterday morning at the Hilton Hotel, Port of Spain, Trinidad is currently under investigation by local police forces.
Cricket - 07 Mar 2007
In the week before the start of the 2007 Cricket World Cup, Sportcal.com announces the publication of a brand-new, 11-page commercial mini-report: The ICC’s Media Rights and the Cricket World Cup, available both online via PDF and as a hard copy.
Cricket - 06 Mar 2007
The International Cricket Council (ICC) will team up with UNAIDS, UNICEF and the Caribbean Broadcast Media Partnership on HIV/AIDS at the ICC Cricket World Cup 2007 to highlight the situation of children and young people living with and affected by HIV.
Cricket - 01 Mar 2007
The meeting will be held at the Arabella Sheraton Grand Hotel, Convention Square on Lower Long Street and the following are among the items that will be covered over the two days:
Cricket - 06 Feb 2007
It’s all hands on deck with one month to go before the Warm-up matches for ICC Cricket World Cup start on March 5.
Cricket - 24 Jan 2007
The ICC Chief Executives’ Committee (CEC) will review and evaluate the role, status and title of ICC Match Referee at its meeting in Fujairah in United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Thursday and Friday.
Cricket - 19 Dec 2006
The International Cricket Council (ICC) today endorsed the World Anti-Doping Agency’s (WADA) decision to appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) against the lifting of the bans on Pakistan players Shoaib Akhtar and Mohammed Asif.
Cricket - 01 Dec 2006
CARICOM has fully endorsed the training of large numbers of police and private-security personnel who will be responsible for various security and safety functions during ICC Cricket World Cup 2007.
Cricket - 27 Nov 2006
Brit Insurance Holdings PLC (“Brit Insurance” or “the Group”), the UK-domiciled international general insurer and reinsurer, has today strengthened its links with English cricket by becoming the Official Insurance Partner of English Test Match Grounds in a four-year sponsorship deal.
Cricket - 06 Nov 2006
Adherence to Spirit of Cricket and continued strong stance against drugs in sport through WADA compliance among the many plusses.
Cricket - 06 Nov 2006
Belfast, Ireland – Robert Bryan, Executive Director of the Jamaica Local Organising Committee (LOC) says the “ICC Cricket World Cup 2007 is a big opportunity for Jamaica, as it presents us (the country) with a unique stage on which to show the world that today’s Jamaica means business”.
Cricket - 03 Nov 2006
Friday and Saturday, 3 and 4 November, will see the ICC Board meeting in Mumbai, India, ahead of this year’s ICC Champions Trophy final.
Cricket - 03 Nov 2006
While cricket fans worldwide watched the West Indies romp into the final of the ICC Champions Trophy earlier today in India, attention was already turning to the next big cricketing event – the ICC Cricket World Cup.
Cricket - 01 Nov 2006
Beyond cricket’s traditional boundaries, in countries where it is not the number one sport, there are players, coaches, clubs and administrators working tirelessly to develop the game and make it accessible to more and more people.
Cricket - 01 Nov 2006
Cricket fans are already eagerly buying up their ICC Cricket World Cup memorabilia with the roll-out of Event merchandise worldwide.
Cricket - 31 Oct 2006
ICC Chief Executive Malcolm Speed said: “The current ICC Champions Trophy is our first tournament since we became signatories to the WADA Code and it has presented us with some challenging issues.
Cricket - 18 Oct 2006
ICC Chief Executive Officer Malcolm Speed today urged every ICC Full Member not already conducting regular drug tests on its players to do so in order to ensure the sport stays on top of the issue.
Cricket - 17 Oct 2006
ICC Chief Executive Officer Malcolm Speed today reflected on recent comments concerning the organization that have appeared in the Indian media.
Cricket - 17 Oct 2006
ICC Chief Executive Malcolm Speed today made the following comments after the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced that it was withdrawing two players, Shoaib Akhtar and Mohammad Asif, from the ICC Champions Trophy following positive drugs tests.
Cricket - 10 Oct 2006
The change of date means the event is no longer in close proximity to either the Hindu festival of Diwali or the Muslim festival of Eid.
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